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Writeups.org is an encyclopaedia of characters in genre fiction — comic books, video games, action movies, etc. It offers illustrated, researched profiles. These also include technical data for role-players. If you need a robust understanding of a character’s abilities, personality, history, etc. this is *the* place to be.

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The Hell’s Belles are a convenient mercenary quartet with minor powers. They fought X-Factor that one time.

As of December of 2018, this profile was overhauled and received piping hot M&M stats.

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For those of y’all who are about to spend money during Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Tortuous Tuesday, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Yule or one of those things.

It’s about how you can force (FORCE !) Amazon to fling a few coins in writeups.org’s general direction when you buy on Amazon.com, Amazon.ca or Amazon.co.uk.

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This team profile covers the original New Mutants as they were early on – a sort of “Year One” era. It’s best to read this before the individual profiles.

As of December of 2018, this profile was revised and expanded and corrected. Y’know, our usual overhauling work. So much work.

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This is the second part of our “base camp” article for the New Mutants during the 1980s. We like the New Mutants !

This article used to be presented on one page, but it’s now split for more comfortable reading.

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An obscure Cold War Soviet spy with a transvestite schtick. She mostly fought Henry Pym. But there’s potential here.

As of November of 2018, her old profile was poisoned using Novichok – and replaced by a much better profile.

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The Hell’s Belles are a convenient mercenary quartet with minor powers. They fought X-Factor that one time.

As of November of 2018, this profile was overhauled and received M&M stats with a bad vibe.

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A thorough discussion of super-hero physiques, athletic physiques, super-hero handbooks, bodies not made of flesh, the weight of giants, comic book bodies and other matters of major import.

As of November of 2018, this article has been edited and received a new addendum about proportional canons, and their impact on “Handbook weights”.

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The Hell’s Belles are a convenient mercenary quartet with minor powers. They fought X-Factor that one time.

As of November of 2018, this small profile has been overhauled and received sizzling M&M stats.

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An early, obscure foe of Ms. Marvel (Carol Danvers) with a powerful tachyon blast and science and engineering skills. He’s very late Silver Age/early Bronze Age in style as well as in chronology.

As of November of 2018, this entry has been revised for concision, then brought up to date.

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Pistol-wielding assassin with an inaudibility suit. Fought Hawkeye that one time.

As of October of 2018, this profile was overhauled, and we added M&M stats you’ll never hear coming.

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Humble Bundle has arranged for a big digital comic books bundle with IDW. The theme is 1980s TV series and geek movies, as you’ve prolly guessed from the picture.

As usual it’s DRM-free, the first tier is $1, and parts of the proceeds go to charity and WORG.

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Writeups.Org’s repository of new and modified powers for the DC Heroes RPG. Which means there’s a lot of stuff, (almost) all of which was necessary to model published characters. Latest additions:
— Morphic Stability
— Shrink (rules additions for manoeuvres)
— Sharpness (at long last)
— Water Blast
— Free Diving Limitation (packaged Limitation for Sealed Systems)
— Slow (EQ)
— Plant Animation
— Illusion (Mirror Images)
— Iron Will (Update)
— Omni-Ability

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An extensive profile for the Lady Sif of Asgard as she appeared in 1960s Thor comic book stories (and some flashbacks). Lots of material.

As of June of 2017, this profile firmly wields M&M stats made of stout, gleaming Asgardian steel. And as of October of 2018, it was overhauled then split in two to facilitate reading.

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The second half for our big character profile about Marvel’s Sif, Thor’s ally and lover, during the 1960s.

As you can tell from the illustration here, it also covers the flashbacks to her youth (and discusses the differences in takes).

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